Kitchen Fun With My 3 Sons

Chewbacca Cookies

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How fun are these Chewbacca Cookies? If you’re a Star Wars fan like we are you’re going to have a blast making these. Don’t they look fuzzy just like him? They’re just so cute!

They would be so perfect at a Star Wars themed birthday party. These Chewbacca cookies also pair really well with these Chewbacca gingerbread men

Chewbacca Cookies

Chewbacca Cookies

Makes 18 cookies

Cookie Ingredients

  • 1 C unsalted sweet cream butter
  • 1 1/2 C powder sugar
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 1/2 C flour
  • 1tsp cream of tarter
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 medium circle cookie cutter
  • 1 cookie sheet fitted with parchment paper

Royal Icing Ingredients

  • 3 Egg whites
  • 1 1/2 -2 C powder sugar
  • 1 tsp cream of tarter
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • Brown gel food coloring
  • 3 disposable piping bags
  • #14 wilton cake tip and 2 – #2 wilton cake tip
  • 1 edible marker

Chewbacca Cookies

Chewbacca Cookies Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Using a standing mixer, cream together the butter, powder sugar, vanilla and egg together until creamy and combined.
  3. In a large bowl, mix together the flour, cream of tarter and baking soda
  4. Gradually mix in the flour mixture into the wet ingredients until combined and a dough forms
  5. Once the dough is formed, sprinkle about 3 tablespoons of flour onto a cutting board and place the dough onto the cutting board.
  6. Sprinkle some flour onto the cookie dough and roll out the dough to about 2 inches thick
  7. Cut out your cookies and place onto the cookie sheet
  8. Bake your cookies for about 8-10 minutes
  9. Let them cool completely

Royal Icing Directions

  1. Using the standing mixer, combine the egg whites, cream of tarter, powder sugar and vanilla and mix on medium speed until stiff peaks form
  2. Split the icing into 3 bowls
  3. In one bowl add a few drops of brown gel food coloring to get a light brown color
  4. In the second bowl add a few plus more drops of brown gel food coloring to get a darker brown color
  5. Leave the third bowl white
  6. Cut the tips off the piping bags and place a tip into each bag.
  7. Using the bag with the number 14 tip, scoop the light brown icing into it and set aside
  8. Scoop the darker brown icing into a piping bag fitted with a number 2 tip, set aside
  9. Scoop the white icing into the last piping bag fitted with the last number 2 tip set aside

Chewbacca Cookies

Decorating Directions

  1. Using the edible marker, pipe a long rectangle from the top right corner to the bottom left corner. This is Chewbacca’s belt
  2. Using the light brown icing, pipe around the belt
  3. Using the dark brown icing, pipe lines on the edge of the belt and fill it in
  4. Using the white icing, add dots onto the belt
  5. Let icing completely dry for about 2 hours before enjoying!
Chewbacca Cookies

Chewbacca Cookies

Published By Jill
How fun are these Chewbacca Cookies? If you’re a Star Wars fan like we are you’re going to have a blast making these. Don’t they look fuzzy just like him? They’re just so cute!
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Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Drying 2 hrs
Total Time 25 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 18 cookies
Calories 189 kcal

Ingredients
  

Cookie Ingredients

  • 1 C unsalted sweet cream butter
  • 1 1/2 C powder sugar
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 1/2 C flour
  • 1 tsp cream of tartar
  • 1 tsp baking soda

Royal Icing Ingredients

  • 3 Egg whites
  • 1 1/2 -2 C powder sugar
  • 1 tsp cream of tartar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • Brown gel food coloring

Instructions
 

  • Cookie Directions
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  • Using a standing mixer, cream together the butter, powder sugar, vanilla and egg together until creamy and combined.
  • In a large bowl, mix together the flour, cream of tarter and baking soda
  • Gradually mix in the flour mixture into the wet ingredients until combined and a dough forms
  • Once the dough is formed, sprinkle about 3 tablespoons of flour onto a cutting board and place the dough onto the cutting board.
  • Sprinkle some flour onto the cookie dough and roll out the dough to about 2 inches thick
  • Cut out your cookies and place onto the cookie sheet
  • Bake your cookies for about 8-10 minutes
  • Let them cool completely
  • Royal Icing Directions
  • Using the standing mixer, combine the egg whites, cream of tarter, powder sugar and vanilla and mix on medium speed until stiff peaks form
  • Split the icing into 3 bowls
  • In one bowl add a few drops of brown gel food coloring to get a light brown color
  • In the second bowl add a few plus more drops of brown gel food coloring to get a darker brown color
  • Leave the third bowl white
  • Cut the tips off the piping bags and place a tip into each bag.
  • Using the bag with the number 14 tip, scoop the light brown icing into it and set aside
  • Scoop the darker brown icing into a piping bag fitted with a number 2 tip, set aside
  • Scoop the white icing into the last piping bag fitted with the last number 2 tip set aside
  • Decorating Directions
  • Using the edible marker, pipe a long rectangle from the top right corner to the bottom left corner. This is Chewbacca's belt
  • Using the light brown icing, pipe around the belt
  • Using the dark brown icing, pipe lines on the edge of the belt and fill it in
  • Using the white icing, add dots onto the belt
  • Let icing completely dry for about 2 hours before enjoying!

Nutrition

Calories: 189kcalCarbohydrates: 20gProtein: 2gFat: 10gSaturated Fat: 6gCholesterol: 38mgSodium: 84mgPotassium: 89mgSugar: 6gVitamin A: 330IUCalcium: 7mgIron: 0.9mg
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I am a mom of 3 awesome boys that love to get crafty with me in the kitchen. Our blog is full of all sorts creative food ideas for the Holidays, Party Ideas, Free Printables, Featured DIY Ideas, Recipes, & Kids Craft Ideas! Read more...

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